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Department of Health Services Management & Policy

College of Public Health

Oluwatosin Ariyo
Tosin Ariyo

Oluwatosin Ariyo

Research Director 
Choose Well Evaluation

Contact:

423-439-4843
Sam Wilson Hall 148


EDUCATION

Postdoctoral Training
Evaluation fellow (ORISE), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA

DrPH-Community and Behavioral Health
East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

MPH- Community health practice
University of Texas Health Science Centre- School of Public Health, Houston, TX

BS- Biological Sciences
Lee University, Cleveland, TN

RESEARCH FOCUS

  • Health disparities
  • Women's health
  • Socioeconomic determinants of health
  • Cancer prevention
  • Behavioral epidemiology
  • Health care access & delivery in underserved populations
  • Program planning & implementation
  • Health Policy and Program evaluation

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Ariyo O, Ozodiegwu ID, Doctor HV. The influence of the social and cultural environment on maternal mortality in Nigeria: Evidence from the 2013 demographic and health survey. PloS one. 2017 Dec 29;12(12): e0190285.

Ariyo, O. Correlates of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Acceptance in Appalachian Tennessee (Doctoral dissertation, East Tennessee State University).

Baker K, Pagoto S, Buller D, Walkosz B, Hillhouse J, Griffith J, Ariyo O. A Mixed Methods Approach to Designing A Social Media Intervention for Mothers of Adolescent Girls in Tennessee. In Annals of Behavioral Medicine 2017 Mar 1 (Vol. 51, pp. S2024-S2025).

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS

Tosin Ariyo, Katie Baker: Sociocultural Correlates of Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine Uptake among College Women in East Tennessee. Poster presentation at the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs Annual Conference, Kansas City, MO; March 2017.

Baker, K., Pagoto, S., Buller, D., Walkosz, B., Hillhouse, J.J., Griffith, J., & Ariyo, O. (2017, March 29). A Mixed Methods Approach to Designing a Social Media Intervention for Mothers of Adolescent Girls in Tennessee. Poster session presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA. 

Ariyo, Tosin; Baker, Katie; and Yadav, Ruby (2017) "Correlates of Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine Acceptance among College Women in East Tennessee," Tennessee Medicine E-Journal: Vol. 2 : Iss. 3. 

Ariyo, O., Baker, K., Peluso, A., Florence, L.C. Supporting the Case for a Maternal Social Media Campaign to Reduce Indoor Tanning among Teenage Girls. Appalachian Student Research Forum; April 2016 

Tosin Ariyo, Katie Baker, Ruby Yadav: Correlates of HPV Vaccine Acceptance among College Women in East Tennessee. Poster presentation at the Tennessee Public Health Association Annual Conference; September 2016. 

Oluwatosin Ariyo, Katie Baker, Joel Hillhouse, Megan Quinn: Correlates of Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine Acceptance in Appalachian Tennessee. Appalachian Student Research Forum; April 2017

Florence, LC, Hillhouse, JJ, Oleski, J, Pagoto, S, Ariyo, T Prevention of Skin Cancer and Preference of Tanning Location. Poster presentation at the Appalachian Student Research Forum; April 9, 2015

Tosin Ariyo, Megan Quinn, L. Carter Florence: Demographic and Socioeconomic Correlates of Pediatric Melanoma Incidence from 1973-2011. Appalachian Student Research Forum; April 2015

Emily Benham, Joshua Hill, Kendall Carpenter, Oluwatosin Ariyo, Yimei Han, Meghan Forster, Terry Sarantou, Richard L White. Jr: National Implementation of Mitotic Rates In Cutaneous Melanoma: An Investigation Using the National Cancer Database. NC-American College of Surgeons- Residents Research; July 2014       

Hill JS, Carpenter KW, Ariyo O, Han Y, Riggs SB, Salo JC: Epidural Catheter Use for the management of Post-Operative pain in a National Review of Cancer Surgeries: Utilization, benefits and Complications. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress; October 2014 

HONORS AND AWARDS

Delta Omega Inductee
Public Health Honors Society- Alpha Pi Chapter

Chair's Award for Excellence in Service
East Tennessee State University- Community and Behavioral Health

Field Excellence in International experience
East Tennessee State University- Community and Behavioral Health

PHI KAPPA PHI-Honors Society
East Tennessee State University Chapter

Endowed Scholar
UTHSC-School of Public Health

Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities
Lee University

PHI ETA SIGMA- Honors Society
Lee University

Presidential Scholar
Lee University

 


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